Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Located at 400 Cannery Row and perched dramatically on historic beachfront property above the crashing surf of the Pacific, Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa delights its guests with classic, California coastal experiences animated by an irresistible spirit of conviviality and play. Here you’ll be welcomed with warm hospitality and elegantly-appointed guest rooms with thoughtful extras and luxury touches. From their chef-driven oceanfront restaurant, award-winning rooftop luxury spa and prime location steps from charming Cannery Row, the elegant oceanfront hotel is the centerpiece of Monterey Bay.
Transportation to Monterey
Regional Airport, which has
short and hassle-free security lines, is located just 10 minutes door-to-door
from downtown Monterey, 15 minutes from Carmel-by-the-Sea, 25 minutes from downtown Salinas and 45 minutes from Big Sur. Visitors can fly direct to Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) via international and domestic
connecting routes on Alaska Airlines, Allegiant, American Airlines and United
Express. Fly direct from airports including Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco
(SFO), Phoenix (PHX), San Diego (SAN), Las Vegas (LAS), Denver (DEN)
and Dallas (DFW). You may also choose to fly into San Francisco or San Jose and rent a car
to drive to Monterey. San Jose may have less traffic and conjestion, but there are likely more flight options into San Francisco. Learn more about driving to Monterey below.
two routes to Monterey by car, both very scenic. Highway One, which runs from
San Francisco to Los Angeles, offers breathtaking views of the Pacific
coastline and has been called the top road trip in America by many sources.
Highway 101 runs down the valley corridor and affords the motorist an
opportunity to see the rich land that has made the Salinas Valley "the
Salad Bowl of the World." The fastest is 101 South to 156 West
(near Prunedale) to Hwy 1 South. This route is about 120 miles and takes roughly
two hours. The longest,
yet most scenic route is Hwy 1 all the way from San Francisco. It is also about
120 miles, but the roads can be slow. Allow at least three hours for this